On macOS and Windows, Machine is installed along with other Docker products whenyou install the Docker Toolbox. For details on installing Docker Toolbox, seethe macOS installation instructions or Windows installation instructions.
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If you want only Docker Machine, you can install the Machine binaries directly by following the instructions in the next section. You can find the latest versions of the binaries are on the docker/machine release page on GitHub.
Install the Docker binary.
Download the Docker Machine binary and extract it to your PATH.
If you are running macOS or Linux:
If you are running Windows with git bash
Otherwise, download one of the releases from the docker/machine release page directly.
Check the installation by displaying the Machine version:
The Machine repository supplies several
bash scripts that add features suchas:
docker-machine usesubcommand to switch theactive machine
To install the scripts, copy or link them into your
/usr/local/etc/bash_completion.d directory. To enable the
docker-machine shellprompt, add
$(__docker_machine_ps1) to your
PS1 setting in
You can find additional documentation in the comments at the top of each script.